ILLINOIS SENATE MOVES TOWARD MAKING ILLINOIS A SANCTUARY STATE

Editors note: After reading this article I wanted to scream “IDIOTS”. We in Illinois don’t have a budget and there is none in sight. We in Illinois elect people that want to spend more money than we take in. We in Illinois want to give public sector employees raises every year and tax everything that …

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Federal investigation exposes Madigan patronage

Federal investigation exposes Madigan patronage With House Speaker Mike Madigan’s longevity comes with a patronage army paid with public dollars. With House Speaker Mike Madigan’s longevity comes a patronage army paid with public dollars. House Speaker Mike Madigan is set to become the longest-tenured state House speaker in U.S. history. But he started his career …

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Barickman files education funding legislation

Barickman files education funding legislation including true parity for schools Posted on Wednesday, April 12, 2017 Fixing the state’s broken school funding formula could soon become a reality, due in large part to two pieces of legislation filed by State Senator Jason Barickman (R-Bloomington). “This has taken years of bipartisan negotiations to get us to …

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